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Volume 12 - Issue 8 - May 2007

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*May 26 2:00: Church of the Redeemer.Toronto Organ Oay. Orgim demonstration. 162Bloor St. West. 416-922-4948. Free.*May 26 2:00: St. Clement's Church. TorontoOrgan Oay. Organ demonstration. 59 Briar HillAve. 416-483-6664. Free.*May 26 3:00: St. Thomas' Church. TorontoOrgan Day. John Tuttle demonstrates St. Thomas' sorgan. 383 Huron St. 416-979-2323. Free.*May 27 1Dam-5pm: CDC. Doors Open Toronto.Guided & self-guided tours of the Four SeasonsCentre for the Performing Arts; performancesfor families of a specially adapted 45-minute version of Mozart's The Magic Flute at11 am & 2pm. 145 Queen St. West. 416-363-6671, Free.*May 27 tpm-3:30: Metropolitan UnitedChurch. Carillon demonstrations at 1 pm, 2pm &3pm; organ demonstration at 3:30pm. PatriciaWright and Matthew Coon~. organists; GeraldMartindale, carillonneur. 56 Queen St. East. 416-363-0331 x26. Free; donations accepted.*May 27 2:00-5:00: Elmer lseler Singers.Strawbenies and Champagne. Musical afternoonwith silent auction, refreshments & surprises.Toronto Hunt Club, 1355 Kingston Rd. 416-217-0557. . Benefit for the Elmer lseler Singers.*May 3112 noon-midnight. RCM CommunitySchool. Baystock. Featuring soul, pop &rock bands made up of members of the Baystreetfinancial community. The Round House, SteamWhistle Brewery, 255 Bremner Blvd. 416-599-2550. Fundraiser for RCM Outreach, Sick KidsFoundation, and Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. (includes BBQ dinner & libations).LECTURES/SYMPOSIA*May 3 7:30: The Globe and Mail/Aeroplan.An Evening with Sir George Martin. LegendaryBeatles producer in live multi-media presentation.Sir George's personal remarks & anecdotes;music of the Beatles. Winter Garden Theatre,189 Yonge St. 416-872-5555. .*May 5 9:30am-1pm: Canadian OperaCompany. Elektra: Heroine or Hysteric? Symposiumon the opera. Presenters include: John ·Noyes, Marija Euchner, Jill Scott, Linda Hutcheonand Michael Hutcheon, Sherry Lee. 12 noon: Paneldiscussion with members of the CDC's creativeteam. Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles St. West.416-363-6671. , (U ofT faculty), (st).*May 7 8:00: Toronto Wagner Society. AnEvening with soprano Susan Bullock. Arts & LettersClub, 14 Elm Membersfree, non-members by donation ( $ 5 to $ i 5 sug·gested).*May 13 2:00: Toronto Opera Club.Someof My Best Friends are Tenors. Audio presentationby guest speaker, Stuart Hamilton. CDs to bewon. Room 330, Edward Johnson Bldg, 80Queen's Park. 416-924-3940. .*May 22-27: Soundstreams Canada. CoolDrummings: An International Percussion Festivaland Conference. May 25: Workshop on ImprovisationTechniques; Panel discussion: Cross Culturalcollaborations; Information session: Cocommissionsand other Collaborative Projects;Workshop/lecture with featured festival artists;May 26: Instrument demonstration; Panel disl:ussion:Composer's Forum; Information session:Crossing Borders for Percussionists; May 27:Information Session: International Collaborations.UofT Faculty of Music, 80 Queen's Park. 416--366-7723, 800-708-6754,*May 25-27: New Adventures in SoundArt. Radio Without Boundaries. A conferenceabout radio & transmission arts. Confirmedspeakers include: Hans Ulrich Werner, R. MurraySchafer, Andra McCartney, Heidi Grundmann,Eleanor King, Stephen Kelly & others. RyersonUniversity Student Campus Centre, 55 GouldStreet. 416-910-7231. 0-0.*June 3 11 :OOam: MNjcc. Great Jewish Composers.Lecture on Stephen Sondheim with h.ost/musician Jordan Klapman. 750 Spadina Ave.416-924-6211 xl 33. (includes coffee &bagels).MASTER CLASSES*May 6, 13, 27, June 3 2:30-5:30: SingingStudio of Deborah Staiman. Master class inmusical theatre/audition preparation, using textualanalysis and other interpretative tools for the"sung monologue". Yonge & Eglinton areapleasecall for exact location. 416-483-9532,*May 13 7:00: Vocalway Studios. Voicemaster class with Tom Schilling. Melrose UnitedChurch, 86 Homewood Ave., Hamilton. 905-546-5671, (participant), O(auditor).*May 22 6:00: Vocalway Studios. Voicemaster class with Tom Schilling. Se.e May 13.College Street United Church, 452 College St.Toronto. ·WORKSHOPS*May 3 8:00: Music Gallery. Arnold Dreyblattwill conduct a workshop on his just intonationtuning system and "sound of one string",including sound examples and a Power Point pres-WANTED: MUSIC TEAM LEADERBellefair/Kew Beach United ChurchLocated in the heart of the Toronto Beaches, these twochurches recently amalgamated and are now looking for adynamic part time Music Team Leader to inspire and direct themusic program for this newly formed congregation.With the assistance of volunteers, the music leader will directand often accompany the adult, youth, junior & bell choirs,worship band and support other community based musicinitiatives. ARCT or equivalent is essential.Starting Date: July 1, 2007. For further information and submission ofyour resume, contact Pat O'Connor at patoconnor_ Jazz Vocalist& Recording ArtistADI BRAUNNow accepting a limited number of newvoice and piano students-all styles and levels --preparation for exams & auditions -For more information please call:416 . 65 I • 81 16 - adi@adibraun.comwww.adibraun.comArtistic Director Giuseppe Macina Musical Director Adolfo DeSantis .~-------1j TORONTO IPERA ·l R~PE R~O I R ~jwill present in February 2008 two of:La Boheme (Puccini), A Masked Ball (Verdi)The Tales of Hoffmann (Offenbach)Auditions on Friday; June I st from 2pm to 6pmfor an Appointment: call 416-698-3287• •WWW. THEWHO LENOTE.COM M AY 1 - JUNE7 2007

entation. St. George the Martyr Church, 197 John St. 416-204·1080. , (member/st).*May 6 1 :30-4pm: Toronto Early Music Players Organiza·tion. Workshop for viols & voices led by Betsy MacMillan. LansingUnited Church, 49 Bogert Ave. 416· 778· 7777. $ 20, members free.*May 73:00-5:00: CMC/Esprit Orchestra. CMC ProfessionalReading. Open rehearsal & perfonnance of R.A. Baker's Wmgs andEngines: Concerto for Viotin and Orchestra, and G. KiTI's Svn11hony #2.Alex Pauk, conductor. Part of the New Wave Composers' Festival. Wal·ter Carsen Centre, 470 Queens Quay West. 416·815· 7887. Free.*May 11 7:30-1 Opm: Recorder Players' Society. Opportuni·ty for recorder and/or other early instrument players to play Renais·sance & Baroque music in uncoached groups. Church of the Trans·figuration, 111 Manor Rd. East. 416-694-9266. O(CAMMACmember), $12(non-member).*May 16 7:30: Toronto Shapenote Singing from SacredHarp. Beginners welco/'1e. St. Stephen-in· the-Fields, 103 BellevueAve. 416· 922· 7997 or*May 26: Southern Ontario Chapter of the Hymn Society.Workshop for Hymn Writers and Auditors. Led by Or. Mary LouiseBringle. Royal York Road United Church, 851 Royal York Rd. 647.722-1618, .*May 27 2:00: CAMMAc: Musical Reading. Workshop on Hay·dn's Creation for singers & instrumentalists, led by David Bowser.Elliott Hall, Christ Church Deer Park, 1570 Yonge St. 416-421·0779, , (non-members).*May 28 7:30: Toronto Early Music Centre. Vocal Circle.Recreational reading of early choral music. Ability to read musicdesirable but not essential. 12 Millbrook Cres. 416·920·5025.Members free, (non-members).*May 29 8:00: Toronto Folk Singers' Club. An informalgroup that meets for the purpose of performance & exchange ofsongs. T ranzac Club, 292 Brunswick Ave. 416-532-0900.•June 17:30· 1 Opm: Recorder Players' Society. Opportunityfor recorder and/or other early instrument players to play Renais·sance & Baroque music in uncoached groups. Church of the Trans·figuration, 111 Manor Rd. East. 416-694-9266. Q(CAMMACmember), $12(non·member).•June 3 1 :30-4pm: Toronto Early Music Players Organiza·tion. Workshop for recorder orchestra Jed by Avery Maclean. Mu·sic to be supplied in advance. Lansi~g United Church, 49 BogertAve.416-778-7777. , members free.•June 6, 7, 87:30: Tapestry. New Opera Works. Wordplay.Festival of libretto readings including the short operas of Opera toGo 2008, & readings from several full length works in develop·ment. Ernest Balmer Studio, Distillery Historic District, Bldg. 58,Studio 315, 55 Mill St.416·537·6066x221. , (st).mbing • Electrical• Lan,dscaoofing • Painting • Hardwoo• Security ServicesServing Toronto to ,KeepYour Property Beautifull7244 or mamatuzioThe Art of the FluteA method, perfected over many years- with many students, of one step at atime guidance to playing the flute.Studios near Yonge& St. Clair and RoyalYork & Bloor West.Allan Pulker 416-926-1578July 8, 12:15 pm Music Mondays, Holy Trinity ChurchJuly 15, 2 pm, Toronto Gen. Hospital, De Gasparis Cons.NORTH TORONTO INSTITUTE OF MUSIC#tPrivate instruction and exampreparation by qualified teachersin the heart of Toronto.+ Piano + Voice·+ Guitar + Strings+ Woodwinds + Percussion + .Theory+ Music Theatre + Pre-school550 Eglinton Avenue East416-488-2588 www.ntimusic.comQu1!J!JtCli.1t1r...., 'iii\,usic Instruction for Girls & WomeGuitar, Bass ft VocalsRock ' n' Roi\ Camps through July/07iT.r:;~'7;f.;;;;;;;;Details at: www.guitargirl.caOr call: 416-469-4475"

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